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Showcasing hidden talent

By Jackson Russell An art exhibition at Tallarook Hotel will showcase a range of incredible art created by participants of Goulburn Options Disability Services’ art program.The exhibition is part of the whole...

Instructors take home awards

Mitchell Leisure Services picked up two of the most decorated awards at the annual Aquatics and Recreation Victoria Industry awards night.Lisa Gawne received Victoria’s Most Valuable Employee while Lisa Higgs was awarded...

Positive partnership prevention

IN what would seem like an unlikely trio, Whittlesea police, high school students and Melbourne Playback Theatre Group have collaborated to build positive relationships between police and young people.

Baristas at Broadford Secondary

By Evelyn Leckie Broadford Secondary College VCAL students are using their training in barista courses for a good cause - selling coffees for teachers and students to fundraise for the homeless.VCAL students...

Artist paints with environmental message

ARTIST Med De Young noticed when she first moved to Whittlesea that the community house needed a splash of colour. Ms De Young, who had moved to Whittlesea from Preston, approached the...

Students pitch for community projects

Students from Willowmavin Primary School participated in a mini ‘Shark Tank’ styled event last week, with students pitching funding for community projects to a panel of judges.The program, hosted by Kids Thrive,...

Students’ play delves into wonderland

By Steph McNicol A land full of wonder, mystery and danger awaits at Wallan Secondary College, as rehearsals for the production Alice in Wonderland are well underway.The cast alongside the directors and...

Politics plays with property market

By Evelyn LeckieExperts are hopeful for brighter times in the real estate market, following the Coalition being re-elected and the announcement of the State Budget last month.Real Estate Institute of Victoria president...

Aboriginal art brings family together

Renowned Northern Territory artists Jeannie, Anna and Rosemary Pitjara gathered in Tallarook on Friday to work on a collobrative artwork with their family members.The unique collection of Aboriginal art will be exhibited...

New Wallan school opens

By Jackson Russell AFTER months of waiting, Our Lady of the Way Catholic School has finally moved into its new campus in Wallan East.The school was being hosted by St Patrick’s Primary...